|Birth: ||Oct. 2, 1912|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 2009|
Maria Lucia (Lucy) Maestas-Duran, a resident of Wagon Mound, N.M., passed away at the age of 96, peacefully in her sleep on April 14, 2009, at The Ranch Retirement Home in Clovis, N.M.
She was born in Wagon Mound on Oct. 2, 1912, to the late Henry Maestas and Petra Fresquez Maestas.
She loved walking, talking to her friends, and working in her yard and was very active throughout her life. People knew her as Lucy or Grandma Lucy.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Henry and Petra Maestas; husband: Silvano Duran; Brother: Eugene Maestas; son: Albert Duran; stepdaughter: Aurora Duran Martinez and husband Joe; sons-in-law: Rafael Armijo, Sr. and Tex Griffith, grandsons: Zeke Martinez, Juan Roberto (Barney) Martinez, Jose Martinez, Toby Martinez, Casey Joe Ganes, and great-grandson: Eric Duran.
She is survived by her brothers: Ben Maestas, and Joe Maestas. Three sons: Manuel Duran, Cornelio Duran, Alfred Duran Sr. and wife Carol. Four daughters: Fedelina Armijo, Cecilia Griffith, Juanita Lopez and husband
Johnny and Sally Torres. Grandsons: Louis Martinez, (Mackie) Martinez, Artie Martinez, Paul Martinez, Vicente Martinez, Matthew Martinez, Ronnie Duran, Rafael M. Armijo Jr., and girlfriend Sally Garcia, Alfred Duran Jr., wife Erica, John Lopez Jr., and wife Heidi, Jacque Lopez, Tony Torres Jr., and girlfriend Felisha, and Jared Torres. Granddaughters: Frances Lovato and husband Richard, Dorothy Martinez, Julia Aragon and husband Jesse, Amanda Armijo, Carolyn Mascarenas, Sandra Cruz and husband Albert, Lorraine Vigil and husband Fernando, and Joanne Garcia and husband John, Veronica Duran. She also has numerous: great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Rosary services will be Friday, April 24, at 7 p.m. at the Santa Clara Church in Wagon Mound. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 25 at 11 a.m. at the Santa Clara Church in Wagon Mound with the Rev. Stephen Imbarrato as celebrant. Interment will follow at the Santa Clara Cemetery in Wagon Mound with the following serving as casket bearers: Manuel Duran, Johnny Lopez, Sr., Alfred Duran, Sr., Jacque Lopez, Tony Torres, Jr., and Jesse Aragon. Serving as honorary bearers: Johnny Armijo and Rafael M. Armijo, Jr., Paul Martinez, Vicente Martinez.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Rogers Mortuary, Las Vegas, NM 1-800-479-3511 or 505-425-3511.
Petra Maestas (1895 - ____)
Silviano Duran (1899 - 1980)
Manuel Sylviano Duran (1934 - 2013)*
Santa Clara Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Apr 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36419085
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Added: Jun. 12, 2013
Rest peacefully Aunt Lucy.|
Added: Oct. 30, 2010